Information for T21 patients

2024-06-17T16:52:43+00:00

We offer medical  cannabis prescriptions under the Drug Science T21 Project. Appointment fees and prescription charges are reduced for patients on the the Drug Science T21 project. We support you in finding the most effective medical cannabis oil for the management of your symptoms. Patients with stable control of symptoms can book appointments and [...]

Information for T21 patients2024-06-17T16:52:43+00:00

Medical Cannabis treatment?

2024-06-17T16:53:11+00:00

Specialist doctors (on the GMC Specialist Register) can prescribe medical cannabis. There must be a clear unmet need from conventional treatments. Prescriptions are only initiated after a peer review process involving other specialist doctors. Medical cannabis treatments are unlicensed treatments and so the safety, risks and benefits need careful consideration. Treatments are available in the [...]

Medical Cannabis treatment?2024-06-17T16:53:11+00:00

Affordability?

2024-01-08T22:13:21+00:00

If an individual has significant financial hardship or is unemployed then a fee reduction may be considered on request. An evaluation will be made on a case by case basis and documented proof of hardship will be required. Previous patients may be eligible for a fee reduction.

Affordability?2024-01-08T22:13:21+00:00

How much do appointments cost?

2024-02-12T20:24:16+00:00

Fees for rehabilitation services vary depending on your circumstances and the type of appointment (£49 - £250). Reduced fees are available with proof of low income**** or patients transfering clinic. Options for health insurance claims are available.

How much do appointments cost?2024-02-12T20:24:16+00:00

How are prescriptions issued?

2023-10-08T12:07:12+00:00

Prescribed medications will be sent electronically to CloudRx. Patients can pay for prescriptions via an online payment platform and then the medication will be posted out to he home address. Controlled drug prescriptions such as medical cannabis are issued monthly and have to be printed, signed and sent in the post. A physical copy will [...]

How are prescriptions issued?2023-10-08T12:07:12+00:00

What tests are offered?

2023-10-08T12:04:46+00:00

Medical rehabilitation is not a diagnostic service. We treat a variety of symptoms. Sometimes blood tests are required to safely manage certain treatments that can affect metabololic function, to assess the interactions between medications or in situations when pre-existing conditions could lead to complications. Blood tests can be arranged at a local clinic near your [...]

What tests are offered?2023-10-08T12:04:46+00:00

How many appointments are needed?

2023-10-08T12:03:20+00:00

This depends on the individual patient and their complexity of needs. A more straight forward patient will be seen initially and then after one month, then at 3 months and then 6 monthly once stable. Online booking and repeat prescription requests are available.

How many appointments are needed?2023-10-08T12:03:20+00:00

What types of appointment types offered?

2023-10-08T12:29:58+00:00

We offer new patient and follow up appointments. Most appointments are online via a tele-medicine platform. Online appointments can be booked when convenient and when appointments are available. Face to face appointments are offered at the Taunton Clinic.

What types of appointment types offered?2023-10-08T12:29:58+00:00

What types of treatment are offered?

2023-10-08T12:27:55+00:00

Chronic Pain - can be feature of many conditions including trauma, degenerative disease and ageing. Chronic pain can respond to medical treatment, psychological interventions, exercise, acupuncture, massage, physiotherapy and medical cannabis. Neurological symptoms - can be severely disabling and are associated with conditions such as multiple sclerosis, stroke, migraine, brain injury, migraine, chronic fatigue and [...]

What types of treatment are offered?2023-10-08T12:27:55+00:00

What is Rehabilitation Medicine?

2023-10-08T11:27:44+00:00

Rehabilitation medicine takes a more holistic view of individual needs in the context of disability and manages care from a biopsychosocial perspective. The process of rehabilitation involves the management of symptoms and goal-setting guided by an individual's wishes, priorities, and by what is achievable. Activities and interventions provide both care and support to maintain well-being. [...]

What is Rehabilitation Medicine?2023-10-08T11:27:44+00:00
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